Category Archives: amusing names

Eating in Dubrovnik: Lady Pi-Pi

Lady Pi-Pi: Named after a voluptuous, very graphic statue at the entrance. Rod and I had been to Lady Pi-Pi on our last visit to Dubrovnik, on the recommendation of our apartment landlady. We loved it, for many reasons, and wanted to … Continue reading

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Importance of Language

Sometimes you do need to know the written language Most often when we travel to foreign countries we do not know the language. We try to learn a few basic words, which always helps to smooth the way, and our … Continue reading

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What’s a Bottle Store in Polish?

Liquor stores=Alkohole We were very interested to find in Krakow and Poland generally that liquor stores are called Alkohole. The Polish words for alcohol are “alkohol” and “spirytus”, so it’s not a direct translation of that. Is it just a … Continue reading

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What’s in a Name?

Here’s the link to another post, put up while on the road. Found in Split, Croatia. Pretty funny. https://viviennemackie.wordpress.com/2015/07/05/whats-in-a-name/

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